IS-linked group threatens to kill French hostage in Algeria

An Algerian group linked to Islamic State jihadists on Monday claimed the kidnapping of a French national and threatened to kill the hostage within 24 hours unless Paris halts air strikes on the IS in Iraq.

French national of SL origin arrested under passport act

A French national of Sri Lankan origin was arrested under the passport act at Arichal Munai at nearby Dhanuskodi on Tuesday, police said.

French national arrested with drugs in Goa

A French national was arrested on Thursday for possessing LSD and MDMA, synthetic drugs also known as acid and ecstasy, said police.

French national sentenced to 10 years in jail

A French national with alleged links with Babbar Khalsa International terror outfit was awarded ten years imprisonment by a Sessions Court here on Thursday for possessing arms and explosive material in a two-year-old case.

Nigerian militant group claims kidnap of Frenchman

A new radical Islamist group, Ansaru has claimed responsibility for the kidnapping of a Frenchman in northern Nigeria.

French national chargesheeted for drug peddling

A French national has been chargesheeted by Delhi Police for allegedly exporting narcotic substances to foreign countries through courier from here.

French national arrested with party drug Ketamine

A 31-year-old French national was arrested here for allegedly being in possession of eight kgs of party drug `Ketamine` worth around Rs 80 lakh, police said on Thursday.